Works by Susan Botti, including a World Premiere of Mangetsu
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
We are pleased to announce a presentation of Moon and Myth, a concert of contemporary vocal chamber music by composer/soprano, Susan Botti. Renowned musicians Airi Yoshioka (violin), James Wilson...
Posted: April 19, 2016 8:53 PM
Susan Botti and Linda Gregerson Discuss Collaborative Work
Thursday, April 28, 2016 at 10:00 AM - 11:15 AM
The English Department is pleased to announce Resonating Poetry: Words with Music. In anticipation of the Moon & Myth concert later that evening, Susan Botti and Linda Gregerson will be...
Posted: April 19, 2016 9:00 PM
Owning My Masters: The Rhetoric of Rhymes and Revolutions
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
The English Department is pleased to announce an upcoming talk by our visiting Emerging Scholar, A. D. Carson. Mr. Carson received his MA in English from the University of Illinois at Springfield...
Posted: April 19, 2016 8:23 PM
Monday, April 18, 2016 at 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM
The UMBC English Department invites you to the next installment of the 2015-2016 Reading Series, featuring poet Ocean Vuong. Born in Saigon, poet and editor Ocean Vuong was raised in...
Posted: February 4, 2016 9:08 AM
Shakespeare, Women, and the Story of English Wine
Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 4:00 PM - 6:00 PM
“Some wine, ho!”: Shakespeare, Women, and the Story of English Wine What did Shakespeare’s contemporaries drink and what did they think about it? If we think about Renaissance beverages at...
Posted: January 6, 2016 1:35 PM
Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Double, double, toil and trouble... In honor of the four hundredth anniversary of Shakespeare’s death (1616), we invite students and faculty to attend a short reading of scenes from Macbeth on...
Posted: March 5, 2016 9:03 PM
Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Lia Purpura, the English Department's Writer-in-Residence, will be giving a poetry reading from her latest collection, It Shouldn't Have Been Beautiful on Tuesday, March 1, 2016 from 4:00 to 5:00...
Posted: January 16, 2016 5:27 PM
A Time for Good Food and Good Advice
Friday, February 19, 2016 at 4:30 PM - 6:30 PM
The Department of English here at UMBC is pleased to invite its MA students and faculty to join us on February 19, 2016 at 4:30 PM in the Performing Arts and Humanities Building, Room 428, for a...
Posted: January 29, 2016 5:49 PM
txt me im board: Long Poem in Contemporary American Poetry
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 at 12:00 PM - 1:00 PM
Part of the Dresher Center for the Humanities' CURRENTS: Humanities Work Now talks, Tanya Olson will present work from her new poetry manuscript, Stay. Stay explores, in America today, the cost of...
Posted: October 1, 2015 8:06 AM
Linked Fates and Great Expectations
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at 7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
Please join us for the annual W.E.B. Du Bois Lecture on Wednesday, November, 11, 2015 from 7:00 to 8:30 PM in the Linehan Concert Hall. This year, Dinaw Mengestu--MacArthur Fellow, acclaimed...
Posted: August 19, 2015 5:19 PM